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Latitude: 53.2089 / 53°12'32"N
Longitude: -0.1164 / 0°6'59"W
OS Eastings: 525890
OS Northings: 369642
OS Grid: TF258696
Mapcode National: GBR JSG.TMN
Mapcode Global: WHHKJ.5LTT
Entry Name: The Post Office
Listing Date: 27 July 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387723
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475710
Location: Horncastle, East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN9
District: East Lindsey
Civil Parish: Horncastle
Built-Up Area: Horncastle
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Horncastle Group
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
The Post Office
Post office. 1929-30 by H T Rees for the GPO. Red brick with painted render and plain tile roof with two brick stacks. 2 storeys. Moulded plinth and exposed brick plinth. Street front has 5 windows with central doorway. Wooden door surround with panelled pilaster supporting console brackets and a flat hood with segmental fanlight above. Either side single square lamps supported on iron brackets. To left small notice board in moulded wooden surround with segmental pediment. Either side 2 segment headed cross windows with moulded and decorated transoms and sunk panels below. Above 5 cross casement windows with flat heads. Above again 3 flat headed dormer windows with 2-light casement windows. Side returns have 2 windows with similar fenestration. INTERIOR has original plasterwork in the main sales hall with original wooden counters doors and doorways.
Listing NGR: TF2589069642
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